He also holds the record for winning the most consecutive games (74) and the highest winnings during regular season play ($2,520,700).
Who are the 4 highest money winners on Jeopardy?
Highest Single-Game Winnings
Matt Amodio: $83,000 (October 4, 2021) Roger Craig: $77,000 (September 14, 2010) Ken Jennings: $75,000 (July 23, 2004) Cris Pannullo: $71,821 (November 24, 2022)
Do Jeopardy winners keep all their winnings?
Meanwhile, the winner takes home all the cash they earned during the game. In a perfect game, getting all the questions right and finding Daily Doubles at the end of the rounds to get the max value, a player could potentially win up to $566,400, a huge prize.
Do Jeopardy winners keep their winnings?
Winnings. The top scorer in each game is paid their winnings in cash and returns to play in the next match. Non-winners receive consolation prizes instead of their winnings in the game.